Egypt’s stocks close lower on Monday, benchmark EGX 30 falls 0.33%
EGX 70 EWI index of the leading smaller and mid cap enterprises (SME) slid by 1.58 percent to 1,819 points, while the fixed-weighted index, EGX 30 Capped dipped by 0.02 percent to 13,403 points. In addition, the equal weights index, EGX 50 decreased by 0.99 percent to 1,893 points.
The all-embracing index, EGX 100 inched 1.27 percent lower to 2,787 points.
The country’s market capitalisation has incurred massive losses worth 2.4 billion Egyptian pounds ($156.2 million), ending the trading at 701.995 billion pounds.
Trading value has approximately reached around 814 million pounds, while the trading volume has almost recorded around 247 million securities executed 29,000 transactions.